Convergent Revenue Cycle Management Inc., a national healthcare revenue cycle management provider, has announced that Mark Schanck has been promoted to company president. Schanck has 20 years of experience in healthcare services and most recently served as Convergents senior vice president of Sales & Marketing.
Schanck will oversee all sales and operations for the Convergent healthcare division, which offers PatientQuest patient access, self-pay collections, third-party reimbursement, receivables management and customer service solutions. Convergent is a subsidiary of Account Control Technology Holdings Inc.
"With his history of success in healthcare services, Mark Schanck was the obvious choice to lead our efforts to optimize internal operations while growing support for Convergent clients, said Nabil Kabbani, CEO of Account Control Technology Holdings. "With Mark at the helm, we have a strong, flexible team thats able to provide outstanding support to frontline operations, build relationships with clients, and grow our business to meet the needs of the rapidly changing healthcare market."
Schanck previously worked in healthcare service operations, including serving as National Director of Operations at Shared Medical Systems (acquired by Siemens). He helped develop that companys first provider outsourcing services center, was involved in the development of the nations first Medicare Plus-Choice program and helped devise the "National Business Office" offering to offer back-end billing and follow-up services for hospitals.
Schanck earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Oral Roberts University and his MBA from Southern Nazarene University. He is an active member in HFMA and other professional trade associations.
"Im excited by the opportunity to continue to build on the service-oriented foundation at Convergent," Schanck said. "My goal is to expand upon our supportive employee environment and further invest in operations designed to serve our healthcare clients and partners better than any other provider. We are driven by a passion to serve our customers and ensure they experience the value Convergent brings through better processes, superior technology and resources that work to exceed expectations on a daily basis."